Designed for non-to-beginning readers, symbol picture support helps students be more successful at reading in these Black History mini-biographies! Digital interactive worksheets available on Google Slides.
These ten reading passages are all about famous African Americans and influential black individuals including: Maya Angelou, Frederick Douglas, Langston Hughes, James Baldwin, Ruby Bridges, W.E.B. Du Bois, Shirley Chisholm, Jesse Owens, Matthew Henson, and Katherine Johnson. Perfect for Black History month and all year long!
Each story includes: a short and simple 4-5 sentence story, a cut and paste cloze (fill in the blank) activity, and a quiz.
Appropriate for special education classrooms of all ages!
Grab the first set of Black History symbol biographies here.
Need a higher level? Grab the add-on of these stories without symbols here.
Check out more visual reading comprehension packs here.
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